Digimarc, HP collaborate on serialized package printing

HP and Digimarc offer consumer brands and their digital print providers the ability to apply a serialized global trade item number (SGTIN) on packaging to track and protect a package through the supply chain and at point-of-sale (POS) in retail environments.

It is claimed this new...

Unilever uses Avery Dennison’s CleanFlake white BOPP for its Love Beauty and Planet brand

At the World Economic Forum in Davos earlier this year, a growing list of companies announced sustainability goals aimed at reaching 100 percent reusable, recyclable or compostable packaging within the next decade. The companies – Amcor, Ecover, Evian, L’Oréal, Mars, Marks & Spencer, PepsiCo...

DataLase appoints sales manager for UK and Europe

Hamlin will join the coding and marking sales operations at the company’s headquarters in Widnes, Cheshire.

He commented: ‘‘I’m thrilled to have joined DataLase and look forward to working with the team to drive sales and investment and add value to the customer...

Registration opens for Gulf Print & Pack 2019

Taking place on April 15-18 in the Za’abeel Halls of Dubai World Trade Centre, Gulf Print & Pack 2019 is aimed at printers, service providers, brand owners and designers from not only the Middle East, but also continental Africa, South Asia and Europe.

Technologies to be showcased at...

Web cleaning system from KSM Superclean

One of the main barriers to the printing-press specific overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) in the label printing industry is loose contamination present on the material to be printed. There are many sources of contamination, all of which are difficult to avoid. The three key sources are...

Thinfilm Joins NFC Forum board of directors

Giampaolo Marino, executive vice president, Hardware Solutions, Thinfilm, said: ‘We thank the NFC Forum board of directors for welcoming Thinfilm and look forward to contributing to the growth and success of this critical technology on a global basis. As billions of consumers now have access to...

Linkz demonstrates technology with connected Christmas card

Featuring Holly the shepherd dog, this is the third year in a row that Linkz has distributed a connected Christmas card. For its Christmas card, Linkz uses a standard digital watermark – also known as a Digimarc barcode – to invisibly attach a video to a card. By scanning the card with the Linkz...

Pictured (from left): Laurent Owezareck, Avery Dennison; Sandro Gardoch, Smag Graphique; Rateau Stephane. Smag Graphique; Jordi Baeta, Avery Dennison

As part of this partnership, Avery Dennison’s customers can visit Smag Graphique’s showroom in Savigny sur Orge, France, where the machine manufacturer showcases its dedicated RFID inserting machines for roll-to-roll RFID insertion and encoding.

Label converters who are new to conversion...

Prior to joining Thinfilm, Barber served as senior vice president of the general mobile division at Synaptics. Barber drove the strategy, business development, M&A and execution of growing revenue fourfold to over $1 billion USD annually. 

Barber has also served as CEO of Acco...

TruTag Technologies is a provider of product identity options

TruTag Technologies is a provider of product identity options. SecuriLam features microscopic encoded silica particles, TruTags, pre-embedded into standard adhesive laminate film stock for easy adoption in label, document and packaging applications. These TruTags are covert to the naked eye and...

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